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Cisco 7600 Router Manager v3.1
Q. What is the Cisco 7600 Router Manager?
A. The Cisco 7600 Router Manager is a graphical user interface (GUI)-based, carrier-class element management system (EMS) for managing the Cisco 7600 routers. This Cisco EMS provides a range of GUI features designed to increase network operations productivity. With real-time inventory discovery capabilities, this EMS ensures quicker deployment of Cisco networking equipment and provides comprehensive element service assurance to more quickly solve network problems.
Q. Can the Cisco 7600 Router Manager be installed with other Cisco EMSs, such as the Cisco 12000/10720 Internet Router Manager?
A. Yes, the 7600 Router Manager and the Cisco 12000/10720 Internet Router Manager can co-reside on the same Cisco EMS server.
Q. Can I integrate my operations support system (OSS) application with the 7600 Router Manager?
A. Yes, the 7600 Router Manager can be integrated with service activation products when used in conjunction with the Common Object Request Broker Architecture (CORBA) gateway. In addition, alarm management applications can be integrated using the northbound event interface (NEI).
Q. What kind of hardware is required to support the Cisco 7600 Router Manager?
A. The 7600 Router Manager supports a wide variety of Sun server products running Solaris 8.
Q. What hardware is supported by the Cisco 7600 Router Manager?
A. Most optical services modules (OSMs), port adapters, and service blades are supported. Please see the 3.1 release notes for the most recent list of supported hardware.
Q. What Cisco IOS versions are supported by the Cisco 7600 Router Manager?
A. The following Cisco IOS versions are supported: Cisco IOS 12.1(12)E, 12.1(13)E, 12.1(19)E1.
For the latest IOS Version support please see the 3.1 release notes at
Q. Does an evaluation version of the Cisco 7600 Router Manager exist?
A. Yes, the 7600 Router Manager can be ordered for free from Cisco by ordering part number EMS-7600-31KIT-DK9.